Crazy quilt, Camden, 1886
Contributed by Maine Historical Society
This crazy quilt was made by Carrie P. Leighton of Camden in 1886. It includes pieces of satin, velvet and silk put together in colorful diamond-shaped pieces that were then fastened together.
This quilt includes embroidery, painting, and puffed flowers. One diamond has a date and another, Carrie P. Leighton's initials.
- Title: Crazy quilt, Camden, 1886
- Creator: Leighton, Carrie P.
- Creation Date: 1886
- Subject Date: 1886
- Town: Camden
- County: Knox
- State: ME
- Media: satin, velvet, silk
- Dimensions (cm): 133 x 119
- Local Code: 2001.208
- Object Type: Physical Object
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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